Institute of Thai Massage and Traditional Bodywork

Prenatal and Elderly Thai Massage

Prenatal and Elderly Thai Massage

Open you practice to be more inclusive, with specialized techniques for pregnant women and the elderly

CAD$450.00
OR

This course provides you with the confidence you need to be able to provide a significant source of wellness and comfort to people in varying physical states.


Deposit required: $200 CAD


Details

Languages
This course is bilingual (English and French.)

Prerequisites
This course is open to anyone who is in good health.

Schedule
October 31 - November 3, 2019
Thursday to Sunday:
9:00am to 4:30pm

Objective
Thai Yoga Massage is especially well suited for women seeking relief from the natural stresses of adapting physically, mentally and emotionally to pregnancy. Designed with the goal of relieving stress and promoting wellness and balance, this program addresses many common needs affecting pregnant women, including relief from the discomforts of pregnancy with a focus on trimester changes.

As we all age movement becomes ever so important. Thai Yoga Massage helps to keep our bodies healthy and balanced not just free from physical pain but also helping our mental and emotional well-being. This 4-day program will prepare you to confidently provide a caring, safe, relaxing and nurturing session for both pregnant women and for the elderly.

Course content

  • Complete a 60-minute Prenatal and Elderly Thai Yoga Massage Flow
  • Complete an additional adapted 30-minute flow specifically designed for the Elderly
  • Understand the unique needs of childbearing women and the elderly
  • Cover contraindications for massage and for specific postures
  • Address common ailments and discomforts
  • Using props and tools to adapt and customize your massage
  • Incorporate compassion, mindfulness and meditation into your massage

Required Reading

  • Prenatal and Elderly Thai Yoga Massage manual

* The manual is not included in the course price. It can be purchased at Lotus Palm.

Returning Students
If you have already completed this course you are eligible to retake it for 50% of the regular price.

Location
Lotus Palm
5244 St Urbain (corner Fairmount)
Montreal, QC
H2T 2W9

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